City Council Candidate Information

The governing and lawmaking body of the city shall consist of the mayor and six council members who shall be elected for terms of three years unless otherwise noted. All places, including the mayor, will be elected at large. No person shall serve as mayor or as a council member for more than two successive elected terms. A term of office shall be defined as an elected period of three years unless otherwise noted.

Council members shall:
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a qualified voter of the city
  • Reside and have resided for at least 12 months preceding the election within the corporate limits of the city

Candidate Filings

The City Secretary’s Office has received these applications for the September 9, 2017 Special Election. 
City Council, Place 6 Filed Forms
Christopher Archer Application
Appointment of Campaign Treasurer
Code of Fair Campaign Practices

Future Elections

Future elections shall take place as listed below:
  • May 5, 2018 - Mayor and Place 2 will be elected
  • May 4, 2019 - Place 3, Place 4, and Place 5 will be elected
If you have any questions, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 817-748-8016 or the Texas Ethics Commission at 512-463-5800.